Last week, something called The Matrix Awakens: An Unreal Engine 5 Experience was found in the depths of PlayStation Now.
And now the application has officially become available for download to owners of PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series, and the creators promise to reveal more details at the upcoming The Game Awards 2021.
It also turned out to be a techno demo running on Unreal Engine 5, which operates in real-time. Epic Games did the development with the participation of Lana Wachowski. Among the characters announced are Neo and Trinity, performed by Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss.
Get ready for a glimpse into the future of interactive storytelling and entertainment with UE5 in this free, boundary-pushing cinematic and real-time tech demo. Created by members of the original movie team including Lana Wachowski along with Epic Games and partners, ‘The Matrix Awakens: An Unreal Engine 5 Experience’ is a wild ride into the reality-bending universe of ‘The Matrix’ that features performances by Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss. Want to see what’s possible when you combine the power of Unreal Engine 5 with the Xbox Series X/S? Step into the world of one of the most iconic action franchises ever made. Pre-download ‘The Matrix Awakens: An Unreal Engine 5 Experience’ now. Stay tuned for The Game Awards on December 9, when the experience will be revealed
The Matrix Awakens: An Unreal Engine 5 Experience
The demo size ranges from 25 to 29Gb, depending on the gaming platform.